Lixar is looking for a
iOS Developer

iOS Developer
  • Ottawa
  • Halifax

Lixar is looking for an iOS Developer to join our team.

As an iOS Developer, you have:

  • 2-3+ years of iOS development experience
  • Demonstrable skills in managing time and priorities effectively
  • Initiative and creativity when approaching challenges
  • User interface design and development experience
  • Objective-C and development experience utilizing iOS version 7.0 and newer
  • Knowledge of software development lifecycles for web and mobile-based software
  • Experience working with RESTful Web Services (E.g. AFNetworking, RestKit, Alamofire)
  • Strong knowledge of iOS memory management
  • Knowledge of concurrent programming (GCD, multithreading, NSOperationQueue)
  • Proficiency in UIKit, Foundation, Core Animation, Core Graphics, and Core Data frameworks
  • Experience with XCode and source control (Git)
  • Experience integrating third-party libraries and APIs (Cocoapods, Carthage)

Preferably, you also have:

  • Experience using tools and languages outside of iOS development, (E.g. JavaScript, Node.js, Python, Ruby)
  • Hands-on knowledge of iOS 8 + features (e.g., ARC, Storyboards, Auto Layout, Swift)
  • Knowledge of Secure Coding Techniques and OS Security Features
  • Knowledge of the agile development methodology
  • Experience creating user-friendly customer applications
  • Experience working with formal QA processes and proper bug handling
  • Experience using iOS Instruments for solving performance issues and memory leaks

As the ideal candidate, you:

  • Have a sense of humour
  • Know that your routine is in fact, not routine
  • Communicate exceptionally well with management, peers, and clients
  • Have “Attention to detail” as your middle name
  • Don’t blame others for your mistakes
  • A strong desire for learning something new everyday
  • Get things done!


Sound like you?
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Thank you for applying! We look forward to meeting with the selected interview candidates.
Lixar IT welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.